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Test 1 Review According to the DSM-IVs definition of mental disorder impairment in one or more areas of functioning (disability) May be present but is not a necessary condition for making a diagnosis Individuals who have alcohol problems tend to come from families with other individuals who have alcohol problems.This would suggest Although there is an association, no cause-effect relationship can be concluded Why would a researcher want to insure that every person in the larger group of study has an equal chance of being included in the sample? It increases the researchers ability to generalize findings for the larger group What do the cases of Monique and Donald Best illustrate? Abnormal behavior covers a wide range of behavioral disturbances The mayor of a city wants to know the number of new cases of a disorder over the past year Incidence rate Ideally, a sample is described as what? Representative The fact that body piercings are commonplace today while they would once have been viewed as abnormal illustrates The values of a society may change over time Which mental health professional has a doctoral degree in psychology with both research and clinical skill specialization? Clinical psychologist A researcher who provides a certain treatment for one group and withholds treatment from a completely comparable group is using Experimental method In a study of the effects of ice cream on mood, the mood after ice cream exposure can be described as Dependent variable The Solarists are a cult whose members believe that they control the movements of the sun with special hand gestures While some of this groups members ay meet criteria for a DSM-IV diagnosis, the DSM-IV does not diagnose groups Why is it important to have some understanding of what causes a psychological disorder The selection of a treatment approach is largely determined by assumptions of causality Which of the following is an example of an analogue study? Rats prenatally exposed to alcohol are studied to further our understanding of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome All were likely to be part of moral treatment in the 1800s except Antipsychotic medication According to early beliefs, what would characterize an individual with an excess of blood?
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Happiness In 1983, a large group of West Bank Palestinian girls showed signs of illness.Some thought they were poisoned, but later it was discovered that psychological factors play a key role.
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2012 for the course PSYC 320 taught by Professor Tai during the Spring '12 term at Tianjin University.

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